New Zealand Diploma in Child and Adolescent Psychology

Open Polytechnic

Subject area

Psychology

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

NA.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This qualification is intended for people who teach, care for, or otherwise work with children, adolescents, and their whānau.

This qualification will benefit industry through providing people who can identify when specialist help is needed and what type of help is appropriate.

This qualification uses psychological theories and principles, including those within the fields of clinical child psychology, developmental, behavioural and indigenous psychologies, to achieve advanced understanding of child and adolescent behaviour.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Behavioural Science at this level can earn:

$33,000

Median earnings one year after study

$28,000

Median earnings two years after study

($1)

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Not Available

Employment rate two years after study

28%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Tū i te ora scholarship

Provided by:

Northland Regional Council

Website:

https://www.nrc.govt.nz/your-council/work-with-us/funding-and-awards/

Value:

$3000

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Rural Women New Zealand Education Fund

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

https://ruralwomennz.nz/services/charitable-grants/

Value:

Up to $500.00

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (04) 913 5300
Fax: (04) 913 5308
Email: customerservices@openpolytechnic.ac.nz
Web: http://www.openpolytechnic.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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